Upcoming Events

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Exhibit: Explorations by Kate Ampersand

All Day7/1 - 8/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Kate Ampersand is a Pacific Northwest award-winning photographer. Explorations is a series of images that encompass her photographic journey.  ...

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Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Art Exhibit - Gary Watson

All Day7/31 - 8/31
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Level 5
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Artist Gary Watson displays a variety of his recent works in the Gray Space on levels 1, 3 and 5. ...

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Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Urban Forestry Exhibit

All Day8/1 - 8/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Display Case - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Exhibit depicts the importance of trees to our city.  Learn about proper tree care and the summer shade program. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Magazine Area Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
The Steigerwald National Wildlife Refuge hosts an annual photo contest for youth ages 10-18. These photos capture the natural wonders at the refuge. The top 12 photos are displayed at community venues throughout Clark County to inspire othe...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Exhibit: Andrew Pate

All Day8/14 - 8/31
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Andrew Pate has been drawing and painting for over 25 years. He "think(s) of art as a sort of message in a bottle. You make a painting, put it out into the world, and hope it speaks to someone." He "paint(s) people as if they...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Portland Bead Society: Contemporary Beadwork

All Day9/1 - 9/30
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Display Case - Cascade Park
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
View an exhibit of wearable beadwork created by Portland Bead Society members and inspired by the theme of 'change'.    ...

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Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Exhibit: Dare to Look

All Day9/1 - 10/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Acrylic and mixed media on recycled wood. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Exhibit: Myrna Anderson & Derek Leistiko

All Day9/3 - 9/30
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Experience local art in the library's Gallery space. Open during regular hours of operation. If you would like to display work please fill out a Gallery and Display Case Exhibit Request. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Clark College Continuing Education Photography Show

All Day9/6 - 10/3
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room Gallery
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Ever wonder if you could be an artist? Take a look through the lens of these photographers as they demonstrate how it's never too late to learn. Utilizing different techniques learned in Sharon Lavier O'Keefe's classes these artists explore pers...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

First Friday Artwalk

9/6 @ 5:00pm
to
9/9 @ 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Vancouver Community Library participates in the First Friday Artwalk this month. Meet the featured local artists and view their work through the weekend.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Photographer D.C. Jesse Burkhardt Opening Reception

September 7, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Meet local photographer D.C. Jesse Burkhardt, enjoy light snacks, and delight in the wonderful images of railroads, wildlife, and the beautiful landscape around us. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Printmakers Exhibit

All Day9/16 - 11/15
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
The Printmakers Exhibit features work by local and regional printmakers. The library partnered with Maryhill Museum of Art this year on a giant printmaking project called the Exquisite Gorge Project. To celebrate the project and the art form of c...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Clark College Continued Education Art Reception

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Ever wonder if you could be an artist? Take a look through the lens of these photographers as they demonstrate how it's never too late to learn. Utilizing different techniques learned in class these artists explore perspective, color, design, and eve...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Printmakers Exhibit Artist Reception

September 27, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Meet the artists of the library's Printmakers Exhibit and learn about the art form of carving and printmaking. Light refreshments provided by Friends of Goldendale Community Library. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Artist Reception KOOBDOOGA

September 27, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Join us at the opening reception for the KOOBDOOGA Art Exhibit. Music performed by Charles Crosman and refreshments provided by Friends of White Salmon Community Library. The display of artistic responses to this year’s featured book will be a...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

Emma Elsner's Paintings and Poetry

All Day10/4 - 10/31
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Magazine Area Gallery
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Be entranced by the whimsical designs and patterns in Emma Yarlekovic Elsner's art. Delight in her poetry and see how these two art forms come together in this collection of work. Emma (b. 1924) began her career in Cleveland Ohio and from t...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

First Friday Artwalk

10/4 @ 5:00pm
to
10/7 @ 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Vancouver Community Library participates in the First Friday Artwalk this month. Meet the featured local artists and view their work through the weekend.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Artists of the Gorge 40th Annual Exhibition

All Day10/5 - 11/2
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
The 40th annual Artists of the Gorge exhibition featuring artists, in a variety of media, from the Columbia River Gorge area.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Artists of the Gorge: Reception

October 5, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
A night of art, music, and some light refreshments in the middle of the Columbia Gorge. Celebrate the artists on display at the 40th annual Artists of the Gorge reception, presented by the Friends of Stevenson and North Bonneville Community Libr...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Artists of the Gorge: Juror Workshop

October 12, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Exhibit
Program description:
"Great paintings start with great and unique grounds," presented by Karen Madsen This workshop will explore various kinds of gessos and other surfaces that start a painting. Whether the surface is panel, board, paper or canvas the first layer...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Artists of the Gorge: Juror Workshop

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Exhibit
Program description:
Join our jurors for Artists of the Gorge as they demonstrate their artistic styles.  Platinum Printing process by Ray Bidegain: This workshop will highlight the techniques involved with the platinum printing process, a unique way of d...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Artists of the Gorge: Juror Workshop

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Exhibit
Program description:
Join our jurors for Artists of the Gorge as they demonstrate their artistic styles.  Have fun creating a watercolor and assemblage painting with Sam Marroquin. Experiment with the fluidity and versatility of watercolor paint and add a variety...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Oregon Bead Society Display

All Day11/1 - 11/30
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Lobby Display Case - Three Creeks
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Enjoy the beautiful and intricate bead creations by members of the Oregon Bead Society on display in the Lobby Display case during the month of November. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Exhibit: Enigma by Monika Deshpande

All Day11/1 - 12/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Acrylics and Mixed Media by Monika Deshpande on display 11/1-12/31, during library operating hours. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

First Friday Artwalk

11/1 @ 5:00pm
to
11/4 @ 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Vancouver Community Library participates in the First Friday Artwalk this month. Meet the featured local artists and view their work through the weekend.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Art4Art Fundraiser

December 6, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser, Exhibit, Friends or Foundation
Program description:
In December, our First Friday Artwalk has a unique twist! All art displayed is for sale at this special Friends of Vancouver Community Library exhibit and fundraiser. Art panels by local artists will be sold at the exhibit for $30 each. Exhibit op...

Note

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

Art4Art Fundraiser

December 7, 2019
10:00am - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser, Exhibit, Friends or Foundation
Program description:
In December, our First Friday Artwalk has a unique twist! All art displayed is for sale at this special Friends of Vancouver Community Library fundraiser and exhibit. Art panels by local artists will be sold at the exhibit for $30 each. Exhib...

Note

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.